MIT Supply Chain Management

Sonita Lontoh

SCM 2004
Head of Marketing, Trilliant Networks, Inc.


Consulting, Energy, High Tech, Software


MBA, Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, 2006
M. Eng., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004
B.S., Industrial Engineering & Operations Research, University of California Berkeley, 1999


  • Head of Marketing, Trilliant Networks, Inc.
  • Director, Grid Net, Inc.
  • Manager, PG&E Corporation
  • Consultant, Bain & Company
  • Co-Founder and Vice President, NDS Ventures, Inc.


Smart Grid 2.0, cleantech, renewables, energy, carbon management and emerging technology


Sonita is a visionary clean/green technology executive listed on Wikipedia. She is a frequent speaker and contributor on clean energy, green technology and women leadership topics.

With more than a decade of experience, she is passionate about transforming the way we generate and consume energy to combat climate change.

Sonita is a well-rounded business leader who understands the big picture and strategic direction of a business. She possesses strong quantitative and analytical background and is data driven in executing tough business decisions. She is experienced in both large Fortune 200 environment and fast-paced startup environments. She also brings an international perspective from having lived/worked in 3 countries.

Kellogg MBA, MIT Master's in Engineering.

Sonita has particular insights into Smart Grid 2.0, Cleantech, Renewable Energy, Energy Industry, Regulatory Environment, Emerging Technology, International Markets (USA, Greater China and Southeast Asia) and “Green” Consumer Markets.